Jack Barrow

Musings of Jack Barrow, blogging about a life of writing and philosophy; creating fiction and non fiction, sourced from pop philosophy and the irrational. Occasional outbursts on matters political, comical or just the downright infuriating. Currently writing a travelogue about a six week tour of the 39 historic counties of England while trying to earn enough money for a new shed.

Excuse me for my lack of output – formerly self published authors are a hard working bunch

So things have been busy since the last post some six weeks ago. Most of my time, and more importantly energy, has been spent on writing more...

Isn’t it about time we paid more tax?

We’ve been hearing about millions using food banks in every part of the country, we can’t pay care workers for their travelling time and the NHS is...

New phone day – a new cultural phenomenon?

It's new phone arrival day tomorrow and I've got to go into the office so I won't be home when it arrives. Someone will take it in but I could have...

A journey through the 39 historic counties of England

Starting on May 1st 2013 I embarked on a travelogue tour of the 39 historic counties of England. The plan was (and still is) to write a book about...